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Garden House at Easton Neston House

A Grade I Listed Building in Easton Neston, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1389 / 52°8'19"N

Longitude: -0.974 / 0°58'26"W

OS Eastings: 470316

OS Northings: 249449

OS Grid: SP703494

Mapcode National: GBR BXB.SP6

Mapcode Global: VHDSJ.2HGP

Entry Name: Garden House at Easton Neston House

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040989

English Heritage Legacy ID: 234880

Location: Easton Neston, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Easton Neston

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Easton Neston St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP 7048 EASTON NESTON EASTON NESTON PARK

12/62 Garden House at Easton Neston
01/12/51 House

I


Garden building. Dated 1641. Limestone ashlar, slate roof. 3 bays. Central door
with eared moulded stone surround and segmental pediment flanked by windows with
similar eared surrounds. Chamfered quoins. Tuscan capitals without pilasters
either end and to central bay, moulded entablature and central pedimented attic
displaying coat of arms, flanked by quarter-circle curved walls. Attic framed by
pilasters with fanciful strapwork ornament. Finials to gable of pediment and at
either end of flanking walls. Side elevations of 2 windows with eared stone
surrounds, lead rainwater pipes heads dated 1641 and moulded stone cornices.
Bracketted stone cornice to rear. Moulded stone doorcase and ball finials to
angles. Interior has circular niches with plasterwork wreath surrounds above
doors and to side walls-at same level. Tomb of pug d.1754 with inscribed marble
slab raised on marble supports carved with collar on shield with coronet above
and prancing horse supporters.
(Park and gardens included in H.B.M.C.E. Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade
11*)


Listing NGR: SP7031649449

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